Wedding Receptions and Yacht Venues

We’ll work with you to design the perfect menu, from creative hors d’oeuvres to sumptuous desserts and everything in between. Leave the coordinating to us for every detail - from the flowers to the music. And we’ll take you past the islands, monuments and historic landmarks of Boston Harbor, on a private cruise you’ll remember for a lifetime.


Fine Food, Views and Service

Exchange vows with the Boston skyline on one side and the shimmering sea on the other. Dance the night away as you and your guests are whisked away on one of our luxurious vessels. Toast to your future, surrounded by reminders of America’s past.

From gourmet cuisine to impeccable service and of course, stunning scenery, there’s nothing like a wedding with Boston Harbor Cruises.

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Step Aboard and Begin Your Voyage Together

Three of our most finely appointed vessels are at your disposal, the Majesty, The Rendezvous and the Majestic. Your most difficult decision will be choosing which one.


Majesty is Boston's premiere charter vessel.


Rendezvous offers a modern, upscale yachting experience that is equal parts chic elegance and upbeat fun.


The intimate nautical in style of Majestic is perfect for groups of 40 (for seated dinner) to 80 (for reception-style dining).

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Waterfront and Center.

1 Long Wharf, Boston, MA 02110

The adventure begins at Long Wharf, just steps from the New England Aquarium, the North End, Faneuil Hall and other popular Boston landmarks.


What route does the cruise take?

Cruises depart from Long Wharf sailing along Boston’s waterfront toward the beautiful Boston Harbor Islands. We’ll continue on to the Charlestown Navy Yard with breathtaking views of Boston’s skyline and historic locations such as the USS Constitution, Bunker Hill Monument and Old North Church.

Will I have to share the boat with another event?

Not at all. The boat is completely yours for the duration of your event

Can we depart from somewhere other than Long Wharf?

Certain vessels can depart from locations such as Charlestown Navy Yard, Fan Pier or Logan Airport. Additional docking fees may apply.

Where is the best place for guests to park?

There's a parking garage located next to the Aquarium, which is the closest parking. All Quincy Market/Faneuil Hall Parking is within convenient walking distance to Long Wharf. Commercial Street in the North End also offers some affordable and convenient open-air lots.

When can guests board the vessel?

Guests are invited to board 1/2 hour prior to your event.

What if we plan a reception lasting longer than 4 hours?

Overtime is charged at a minimum of $1,000 per hour.  Boats must always return to Long Wharf by midnight.

Is there a minimum amount of guests required?

We require a minimum guest count guarantee.  Should the size of your party fall below the minimum, you will remain responsible for payment based on the established per person minimum. 

Can you help us arrange our ceremony on board?

Yes. The fee is $1,000 which includes an additional 30 minutes on your charter, ceremony setup and a rehearsal/walk through a day or two prior to your wedding.

Are BHC captains available as officiants?

No, BHC Captains are not certified to officiate your ceremony, but we will work with your officiant on specific details if there are any.

What other arrangements can you help us with?

We can also provide recommendations for entertainment, florists, audiovisual equipment, photographers and transportation, as well as coordinating docking and loading procedures with your vendors.

For any other questions, please contact us directly at or Call 617-227-4321 or 1-877-SEE-WHALE (733-9425)